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James Steven Chanos

Founder, President, and Managing Partner,Kynikos Associates LP
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Mr. James Steven Chanos, also known as Jim, serves as the Founder and Managing Partner at Kynikos Associates LP, and has been serving as its President since December 2003. Mr. Chanos founded the firm in 1985. Prior to this, he was a Vice President and Analyst at Deutsche Bank Capital Corp. Before that, Mr. Chanos served as an Analyst at Gilford Securities. He has also served as an Analyst at Blyth Eastman, Paine Webber. Mr. Chanos is the Chairman of the Coalition of ...

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20 West 55th Street
New York, New York 10019-5373

United States

Phone: 212-649-0200
Fax: 212-649-0269

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BA 1980
Yale University

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